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Big Sioux River Bridge

Photos 

View from the hilltop

Photo taken in 1999 by Jason Smith

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BH Photo #111961

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over Big Sioux River on 255th Street
Location
Minnehaha County, South Dakota
Status
Removed but not replaced
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.68862, -96.73864   (decimal degrees)
43°41'19" N, 96°44'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/682250/4839774 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Renner
Inventory number
BH 36293 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 3, 2013: Updated by Jason Smith: Removed in 2012
  • June 1, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Bridge is lost, confirmed by Google Earth
  • October 12, 2012: Updated by Jason Smith: Added categories "Pin-connected", "Big Sioux River", "Howe lattice portal bracing"
  • February 21, 2008: Added by Jason Smith

Sources 

  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Big Sioux River Bridge
Posted June 24, 2008, by Trent Dickinson (riffdealerx [at] aol [dot] com)

Cool bridge...nice pics too...I like the vines also !!